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Virginia sees 4,398 new coronavirus cases, now reporting 267,128 statewide

There are now 4,281 deaths from the coronavirus in Virginia

That's an increase of 4,398 cases since yesterday

RICHMOND, Va. – As of December 9, Virginia is now reporting 267,128 cases of the coronavirus across the commonwealth since March.

[Where are Virginia’s coronavirus cases? The latest from the health department]

Wednesday’s total of 267,128 cases marks an increase from Tuesday’s total of 262,730 cases.

Here is a breakdown 4,398 new coronavirus cases in Virginia:

  • 509 new cases in Fairfax County
  • 314 new cases in Prince William County
  • 265 new cases in Loudoun County
  • 234 new cases in Virginia Beach
  • 181 new cases in Roanoke County
  • 167 new cases in Augusta County
  • 159 new cases in Henrico County
  • 134 new cases in Chesterfield County
  • 118 new cases in Arlington County
  • 104 new cases in Hampton County
  • 92 new cases in Roanoke
  • 91 new cases in Richmond
  • 89 new cases in Lynchburg
  • 76 new cases in Alexandria
  • 68 new cases in Norfolk
  • 64 new cases in Chesapeake
  • 61 new cases in Stafford County and Frederick County
  • 59 new cases in Danville
  • 53 new cases in Montgomery County and Bedford County
  • 52 new cases in Waynesboro
  • 50 new cases in Hanover County and Powhatan County
  • 48 new cases in Tazewell County
  • 46 new cases in Newport News
  • 45 new cases in Spotsylvania County and Salem
  • 44 new cases in Amherst County
  • 43 new cases in Albemarle County
  • 41 new cases in Russell County
  • 37 new cases in Washington County and Campbell County
  • 36 new cases in Suffolk
  • 35 new cases in Rockingham County
  • 34 new cases in Pittsylvania County and Winchester
  • 32 new cases in Fauquier County
  • 29 new cases in Pulaski County and Shenandoah County
  • 27 new cases in Wise County, Smyth County and Botetourt County
  • 25 new cases in Portsmouth
  • 22 new cases in Accomack County and Manassas
  • 20 new cases in Franklin County and Culpeper County
  • 19 new cases in Carroll County and Page County
  • 17 new cases in Wythe County and Westmoreland County
  • 15 new cases in Henry County, Lee County, Warren County and Colonial Heights
  • 14 new cases in Hopewell, Mecklenburg County, Isle of Wight County, King George County and Halifax County
  • 13 new cases in Bland County, Alleghany County and Appomattox County
  • 12 new cases in Caroline County, Charlottesville, Radford and Buckingham County
  • 11 new cases in Harrisonburg, Fredericksburg, York County, James City County and Patrick County
  • 10 new cases in Scott County and Giles County
  • 9 new cases in Nottoway County, Grayson County, Prince George County and Clarke County
  • 8 new cases in Buchanan County, Bristol, New Kent County, Rockbridge County and Manassas Park
  • 7 new cases in Covington
  • 6 new cases in Louisa County, Poquoson, Dickenson County, Galax, Bath County, Nelson County, Madison County and Fairfax
  • 5 new cases in Fluvanna County, Orange County, Gloucester County, Southampton County, Falls Church and Williamsburg
  • 4 new cases in Petersburg, Martinsville, Greene County, Floyd County, Prince Edward County, Lunenburg County and Norton
  • 3 new cases in Franklin, Lexington, Goochland County, Brunswick County, Charlotte County and Craig County
  • 2 new cases in Dinwiddie County, Emporia and Amelia County
  • 1 new case in Buena Vista, Rappahannock County, Cumberland County, Surry County and King and Queen County
  • Greensville County decreased by two cases
  • Richmond County decreased by nine cases
  • Sussex County decreased by 19 cases
  • Staunton decreased by 63 cases

As of Wednesday, the Virginia Dept. of Health reports there have been 4,149,410 total testing encounters.

The term “testing encounters” includes individuals who have been tested more than once due to their profession, high-risk status or need for a negative result to return to work. The health department started using this metric on May 1. To learn more, click here.


About the Author:

Samantha Smith joined WSLS 10’s award-winning digital team as a digital content producer in July 2018.